Purchasing and Stock Control Manager

Rotolok are a leading bulk and materials handling equipment manufacturer headquartered in Tiverton, Devon with overseas operations in the US, France, South Africa, India, Singapore and Australia.

Purchasing and Stock Control Manager – Tiverton

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the company’s day-to-day purchasing and stock control activities.
  • Lead, develop and motivate the purchasing team.
  • Build and maintain good relationships with existing and new suppliers.
  • Negotiate with suppliers to provide quality goods at best prices.
  • Source new suppliers when needed and negotiate favourable terms of business.
  • Raise purchase order documentation.
  • Manage supplier performance, tracking orders from placement through to delivery.
  • Monitor stock levels, ensuring that there is an adequate supply of materials.
  • Change reorder levels / reorder quantities in line with demand fluctuations.
  • Coordinate perpetual inventory stock counts ensuring SAGE system accuracy.
  • Identify and understand the root cause of any stock anomalies.

Key skills required:

  • Experienced in an engineering and manufacturing environment.
  • A good team leader and team player.
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills.
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills.
  • Confident with Microsoft Office.
  • SAGE experience beneficial.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Purchasing and Stock Control Manager

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